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Sights of Cordova

Cordova became one of my favourite towns in Alaska when part of our hiking gang did a long weekend backpacking trip there a few years ago. It’s a small town of ~2,500 people located in Prince William Sound at the mouth of the Copper…

June 9, 2018
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A Short Essay: Hiking Mt Baldy

Scrolling through photos on my phone (which are increasingly being taken over by a 3 month old baby – not that I hate it) and I found my photos from a hike I did with my friend Betsy on Mt Baldy in Alaska. Looking…

April 28, 2017

Taking The Train

When I decided to go back to Alaska for 10 days this month, I was checking to see which airports I could get the best bang for my airmiles out of, and how I could most efficiently cross the country (and then some) by…

March 17, 2017
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Weekend For Two In Juneau

I go to Juneau almost once a month for my job, and have really fallen in love with the city (see this post, this post and this one too). Southeast Alaska has an enormous forest, excellent hiking, friendly people, and a gigantic glacier to…

November 25, 2014